It wasn’t the trophy they wanted, but the Jones county girls finished third in the state in Class 5A softball when they fell 4-1 Saturday to Harris County in the consolation final.
The Jones County girls lost to Locust Grove 4-0 Friday night in the third round of the state Elite Eight softball tournament in Columbus.
Brooke Mccubin pitched a one-hit shutout for the Lady Wildcats.
Jones County overcame a slow start and rain through most of the second half Friday night to down Eagles’ Landing 38-20 in McDonough.
The Jones County girls downed Whitewater 5-2 Thursday afternoon in the opening round of the state Class 5A softball Elite Eight tournament at the South Commons complex in Columbus to advance to the quarterfinals.
Board of Education members started their October board meeting with positive comments about the school system and its new programs.
R& N Automotive, a local auto mechanic business situated in Jones County, offers repairs at a fair price and shows that any business can be started with enough passion.
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